Jamestown School-Lawn School

Serves grades 5 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
55 Lawn Avenue
Jamestown, RI 02835
Phone
(401) 423-7010
District
JAMESTOWN
County
NEWPORT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
221
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Rhode Island

9

(10 is best)

Better than 87.2% of RI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Jamestown School-Lawn School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
64%
35%
74%
39%
54%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
33%
62%
39%
52%
28%
57%
33%
62%
39%
52%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
69%
29%
64%
31%
74%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
49%
30%
54%
35%
45%
24%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
10
11
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 52 23.5%
Grade 6 52 23.5%
Grade 7 64 29.0%
Grade 8 53 24.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 221 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.2% 97.5% 57.8%
Black 1.4% 0.8% 9.3%
Hispanic 0.0% 0.2% 28.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 1.3% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.9% 7.0% 47.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 6.4% 41.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.5% 0.6% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,494 1,059,361
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 579.2 1,025
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.5% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 16.0% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 37.2% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 25.5% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,301 410,489
Single Parent Households With Children 4.3% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.2% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 64.6% 34.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 35.5% 14.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.9% 16.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.3% 13.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.2% 16.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.6% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.3% 12.5%
$15,000 or less 5.1% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,672 $6,184,000 44.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,559 $761,000 5.5%
Staff $705 $344,000 2.5%
General Administration $602 $294,000 2.1%
School Administration $977 $477,000 3.4%
Operation $1,525 $744,000 5.3%
Transportation $775 $378,000 2.7%
Other $1,387 $677,000 4.9%
Total Support $7,531 $3,675,000 26.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $8,377 $4,088,000 29.3%
Total Expenditures $28,580 $13,947,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,415 $1,351,556,000 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,848 $265,256,000 10.0%
Staff $664 $95,330,000 3.6%
General Administration $247 $35,498,000 1.3%
School Administration $830 $119,127,000 4.5%
Operation $1,312 $188,318,000 7.1%
Transportation $708 $101,701,000 3.9%
Other $659 $94,617,000 3.6%
Total Support $6,268 $899,847,000 34.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,712 $389,334,000 14.7%
Total Expenditures $18,395 $2,640,737,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%